Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM

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$1,649
35 mm
autofocus prime lens
f/1.4
  • Canon L Series Professional
  • Canon USM Built-in focus motor

reviewswhat are people saying

"I mostly photograph babies/families and weddings. This lens is fast, crisp and easy to use. It's incredibly quiet and I love the DOF."

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"I'm not the best for doing a review but this lens is AMAZING !"

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"I wish it was weather sealed like other L lenses but I guess you can't have everything."

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compatibilitywith digital cameras

Pros

The Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.4
Min focal length Great wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Length Quite short Help
86 mm
Prime lens Prime lens Help
Typically very sharp

The Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Auto focus Supports autofocus Help
Easier to use

Cons

The Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM vs other Digital camera lenses

Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Max focal length Poor telephoto lens Help
35 mm

Specifications

General

Min focal length
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35 mm
Max focal length
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35 mm
below average below average
Zoom range
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1x
Magnification
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1:5.6 (0.2)

Aperture

Wide maximum
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f/1.4
above average above average
Wide minimum
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f/22
Tele maximum
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f/1.4
above average above average
Tele minimum
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f/22

Features

Auto focus
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Yes
above average above average
Focus motor
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Canon USM
Image stabilization
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None
Fisheye
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No
Tilt-shift
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No

Form factor

Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)
Length
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86 mm
Diameter
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79 mm
Filter size
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72 mm
Weight
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0.6 kg

Angle of view

Wide horizontal
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54.4°
Telephoto horizontal
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54.4°
Wide vertical
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37.8°
Telephoto vertical
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37.8°
Wide diagonal
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63.4°
Telephoto diagonal
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63.4°

Angle of view (On Canon EF-S APS-C 1.5x crop cameras)

Wide horizontal
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37.3°
Telephoto horizontal
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37.3°
Wide vertical
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25.4°
Telephoto vertical
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25.4°
Wide diagonal
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44.2°
Telephoto diagonal
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44.2°

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Guestman (10:33 PM, November 01, 2011)
Hey, where can I find this lens for $70?